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  • Soft skills for success in a hard world

    Unfortunately, most of us don’t realise that being excellent technically isn’t the whole story. There are several other critical pieces we need for long-term success in this age of AI, robots and exponential change

    Written by Campbell Such28 Aug. 19 08:00
  • CIO spotlight: Rebecca Thomas of PwC New Zealand

    PwC CIO Rebecca Thomas majored in Chinese and information sciences at university. She mines this divergent background in the fast-paced digital era.

    Written by Divina Paredes13 Nov. 18 06:45
  • 10 must-have skills for ITSM pros

    If you work in IT service management, these are the 10 skills you’ll need in order to be successful in the years ahead.

    Written by Sarah K. White27 Oct. 18 01:43
  • The making of a chief security officer

    The role is being disrupted and CSOs should be focusing on gaining skills outside the certification syllabus, says Francis Kaitano of Fusion Networks.

    Written by Divina Paredes31 July 18 07:00
  • Three easy ways to get better at the hard stuff

    The old adage that "the soft stuff is the hard stuff" certainly applies to CIOs. Consider the many new ways we work together today as companies adopt global shared services, enterprisewide architectures and systems, and entirely new business models that arrive in mergers and acquisitions or outsourcing arrangements. All this requires finely honed skills in transformation and transition.

    Written by Madeline Weiss and June Drewry16 Dec. 11 12:56